You’ve heard the old adage that dark lipstick makes a woman look older. “To hell with that rule. Wear strong color with confidence!” says Fine, citing Iman, who’s nearly 60 and looks fabulous in dark wine lipstick. “Apply a moisturizing, highly-pigmented crème lipstick with a brush, then put a dab of contrasting gloss in the center to make lips appear more dimensional,”
Fine says. Before you’re done, Johnston recommends “blotting gently with a tissue to help stop the lip color from bleeding into fine expression lines around the mouth.” We love Kyra Sedgwick
's subtle wine lip that also complements her complexion.